What if every student and alumni from Mount Allison had five to fifteen new connections to learn, share, and grow? 

 Introducing the Mount A Online Café!

The Mount A Café online networking program is powered by the Ten Thousand Coffees platform which matches experienced alumni with students, young alumni and recent grads for a career inspiring conversation over coffee (in person or online!)

With 85% of jobs being filled via networking and 2.4 million jobs available over the next four years, the time to build your network is now. The top skills companies are looking for across ALL industries are active listening, speaking, critical thinking and social perceptiveness. Improve these skills by connecting with others, sharing your story and asking thoughtful questions.

Join the Mount A Café to meet fellow students, recent graduates and experienced alumni who are professionals in their field of expertise. Discover, ask questions, receive guidance, share experiences, and easily schedule a time to either meet in person, chat over the phone or have a coffee over Skype.

Students and recent grads are encouraged to join this network to:

  • Gain a better understanding of what careers are available with your degree
  • Develop your networking and communications skills through real-world practice
  • Build your network of Mount Allison alumni based on their industry and interests

Are you an alumni with knowledge and experience to share with MtA students and recent grads?

  • Help shape the careers of students and young alumni by sharing your career advice and experience
  • Develop your networking and mentoring skills through real-world practice
  • Build your network of Mount Allison alumni based on their industry and interests

How does the Mount A Café work?

  • You'll receive monthly introductions each year to a fellow student or alumni based on your career interests and goals
  • You can also search the cafe for potential students and alumni and filter your search based on career interests and goals
  • Suggest a time to chat, in-person at a coffee shop or online from the comfort of your home, to share your advice and experience
  • Receive an official LinkedIn certification to recognize your commitment to continuous learning and career advancement
  • Once you join, all introductions are sent directly to your preferred inbox, schedule a time, and get an invite directly to your Gmail/outlook

What are you waiting for?  Join the Mount A Café today and start growing your network!